Amazon bans all non-academic editions of 'Mein Kampf,' and other Nazi propaganda

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'As a bookseller, we provide customers with access to a variety of viewpoints, including titles that serve an important educational role in understanding and preventing anti-Semitism,' Amazon told Newsweek Monday.

have been removed from online retail giant Amazon. Other works by Nazi authors or writing encouraging anti-Semitism have also been taken down, according to a Monday report fromHowever, the book has not been completely banned from Amazon, as some academic versions have been deemed as"educational."

"As a bookseller, we provide customers with access to a variety of viewpoints," an Amazon spokesperson told,"including titles that serve an important educational role in understanding and preventing anti-Semitism. All retailers make decisions about what selection they choose to offer and we do not take selection decisions lightly."was written by Hitler before he rose to power in Germany and began his attempted genocide of Jewish persons.

"Written eight years before he assumed power in Germany, the book lays it all out: his megalomania, his conspiratorial obsession with Jews and his lust for power," the description reads."For all who claimed they didn't know, all they had to do was readThe Poisonous Mushroom , a children's book published by Nazi Julius Streicher around 1938. Allegorical in nature, the book attempts to draw a parallel between the Jewish people and the titular poisonous mushroom.. After being found guilty during the Nuremberg trials for crimes against humanity, Streicher was executed in 1946.

Amazon has removed some listings selling versions of Adolf Hitler's"Mein Kampf"' and other anti-Semitic writings.Based in London, the Holocaust Educational Trust wrote a letter to Amazon which may have led to"As the Holocaust moves from living history to history, our survivors regularly raise the concern that Holocaust denial and antisemitism still persist," wrote HET Chief Executive Karen Pollock MBE in February.

 

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Good for you Amazon. It is important that we all participate in every way to stop the spread of hate and racism. Wish you would ban all Trump support items for the same reason

Where is Trump gonna get his Christmas gifts now

Supply vs. demand.

...they didn’t already? Tf?

Get all that Charlie Chaplin crap outa here. Un Nazi the world.

Now is Amazon the Goebbels of the XXI century?

Adolf Hitler in 1933 could only rise to power with the backing of the German upper industrial class. No right wing mass movement will be able to repeat this error. It was a: once and never again. Mass movement raising to power since then are the exclusive property of THE LEFT!

They broke one of Bertrand Russell's 10 commandments of critical thinking. 'Do not use power to suppress opinions you think pernicious, for if you do the opinions will suppress you'...ban a book, even a book of lies, and more people will want to read it.

A ridiculous decision. I bought mine in the Netherlands in 1980. I read it maybe four times since then. And it STILL didn't turn me in to a Nazi supporter. Those who suggest hat MK is a guide to another Nazi takeover for sure don't know what they're talking about(1/2)

Abe_GGKM Worked for an independent. they might be gone but not the spirit. I might hate the book someone asked me to order; however, I order it. I dont have the right to dictate how others think. despite how wrong I think they are.

Modern day Fahrenheit 451? One of the reasons Nazi's suck is book burning.

Every fascist is enthusiastic about censorship.

Didn’t the nazis burn books?

Burn the books and it will be as if the message never existed.

amazon How about taking anti Christian and anti Islamic texts down as well? How about that? Fairness for all and across the board.

Surprised it took this long.

It's about time.

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